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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
Congrats on baby! I feel ya, I don't have a...

Congrats on baby!
I feel ya, I don't have a payment on the truck-but I'm still in an APT :(.. BBslider has given me some good Info that I'm going to go with.. I'm in my last semester of college (3...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-18-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
Great feedback! Jim, these stg2's rock! I...

Great feedback!
Jim, these stg2's rock! I really want to put the power they can make to the ground..
I'm getting there to be able to get an HD unit. I got some more parts off my donor 5spd truck...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-10-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
By that I should be just fine. I won't be over...

By that I should be just fine. I won't be over 400 hp for a good year or more. It's my daily driver unloaded 99% of the time.
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-10-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
I see you're from Oceanside.. right north of...

I see you're from Oceanside.. right north of SanD? I've been up to that beach once, 7 years ago.. Beautiful place, fun times.

Did John mention safe useable HP levels for the EconoHD?
I'm...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-09-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
Nice! I don't hook to any sleds, just DD and...

Nice! I don't hook to any sleds, just DD and hotrodding around town. If I go with an out-of-town trans, I just want something I won't have to worry about for a few good years. I tow a couple times a...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-09-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
Great info! thank you! I'm going to search your...

Great info! thank you! I'm going to search your threads..
I'm really tempted to go for the econo hd. I do have stg2's, but stock turbo, stock hpop and fuel.. What warranty did he imply over the...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-09-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 292
Posted By darknight
x2, Mine is 2.5inches too long to fit! haha. It...

x2, Mine is 2.5inches too long to fit! haha. It sits outside. If you have a block heater, plug it in at night. You'll feel it in your power bill, get a outdoor timer for your outlet, so it kicks on...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-09-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 292
Posted By darknight
If it has run synthetic oil, stick with it.. if...

If it has run synthetic oil, stick with it.. if not, just run conventional. Typically a seller (in my experience) points out if they ran synthetic in it.. When I bought my 7.3, it had 226k on it, and...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,408
Posted By darknight
Local HD e4od vs JW econo?

I'm in the middle of trying to sort my trans issues out, and wondering what anybody had for input. my stg 2 inj killed the e4od in it, but I got 7 months and 10k out of it! All I hear is JW or BTS....
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 08-01-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 7,628
Posted By darknight
fordcrzymike thank you for the inspiration! I'm...

fordcrzymike thank you for the inspiration! I'm literally in the same boat with ya minus your progress on the truck. I'm getting an old family 1978 f250 this weekend, just got wheels for it to drive...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By darknight
I hear ya.. Not expecting much for mileage but a...

I hear ya.. Not expecting much for mileage but a little helps. Any recommendations for a good carb/intake for better grunt and mileage? I've heard a properly sized 4bbl can yield better mileage than...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By darknight
And I'll stick with the 400 and C6 for now....

And I'll stick with the 400 and C6 for now. Rebuild kit and TQ for the c6 is stupid cheap when it needs it.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By darknight
Thanks for the quick replies, I'm hoping to turn...

Thanks for the quick replies, I'm hoping to turn it into a DD/cruiser/hunting truck. It was my pa-in-law's truck, and he wanted it gone. I'm excited about it, something about those older trucks is...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By darknight
new 78! c6 or 4spd?

Getting a 78 f250 this week, camper special, 4x4, 400m, c6, extended cab. It needs tlc but it's the right price. The truck was used for firewood for a few years so I'm thinking flatbed. It's got 4.10...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-05-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By darknight
thanks for the info. I was told it "had" a 390...

thanks for the info. I was told it "had" a 390 and now has a 400 in it, but I'm not too sure about that. Are the 400's worth rebuilding? I've read some mixed stuff about them, esp compared to the...
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